Director of Marketing/Assistant Dean

The College of Engineering & Applied Science (CEAS) at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee seeks a Director of Marketing, who serves as Assistant Dean. This position reports to the Dean of CEAS and is responsible for developing and managing the brand (web, print, social media) for the college, and developing and managing the outreach activities for the college in collaboration with the institutes, consortia, centers and departments of the college. The Director of Marketing oversees the design, development, and execution of a comprehensive external communications strategy using multiple formats and media; evaluates, recommends, and deploys cutting-edge technologies that support CEAS’s marketing and communications goals; manage and direct all aspects of the production of all college and communication pieces; responsible for the planning, management, and execution of a comprehensive set of outreach programs. Required qualifications include a B.S. in Marketing or Communications or related field, a minimum of 4 years of relevant experience, excellent communication skills, strong technical abilities, strong leadership and organization & interpersonal skills. Preferred qualifications include experience in academic environment, strategic marketing planning, branding development and Social media experience, event planning and promotion experience, a proven ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced environment with a diverse group of professional colleagues. This position is a full-time 12-month renewable limited appointment position. Salary will be commensurate with training and experience.

Completed application material should include, a letter of application addressing all educational and professional level work experience as it relates to all required and preferred qualifications, a professional resume or vita, and three (3) professional references with contact information to include telephone number, mailing address and e-mail address. All finalists being considered for the position will be required to participate in a criminal record review consistent with the Wisconsin Fair Employment Act. The application package must be submitted electronically at http://jobs.uwm.edu/postings/13595 Screening begins on May 15, 2013 and will continue until the position is filled. Questions should be directed to Assoc. Dean Al Ghorbanpoor at algh@uwm.edu Under Wisconsin’s open records law, requests for confidentiality will be honored, except that names and titles of all finalists must be disclosed upon request.

If you need assistance, or accommodation in applying because of a disability, please contact uwm-jobs@uwm.edu or 414-229-4463. Employment opportunities will not be denied because of the need to make reasonable accommodations for a qualified individual’s disability. UWM is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Employment will require a criminal background check. For the UWM Campus Security Report see http://www.cleryact.uwm.edu